Facts on Germs in Public Bathrooms

Everybody wants their bathroom always clean. Nobody want their bathroom dirty because it a place where peoples perform their hygiene activities everydays. But is peoples aware that even a bathroom looks clean it still contains many of germs. Why? What peoples should do to avoid this and not become phobic to use bathroom. Knowing this information maybe can make peoples more aware and careful about their bathroom’s health and clean. So, check this out.

  1. Toothbrushes
    Peoples in family often sharing toothbrush holder. Food, blood and saliva remains in the bristles of a toothbrush, while saliva can contain the rhinovirus (the cause of the common cold) and it can survive outside the human body for three hours. Another common germ is called candida can be found on toothbrushes too, as well as streptococci mutans and lactobacilli bacterium from dental plaque. Tips: Adding an  essential oil such as clove or peppermint in the cups or toothbrushes after each use to create an unfavorable environment for bacteria to grow, it will also improve the health of your gums and give your toothpaste a real kick of flavor.Facts on Bathroom Germs
  2. Surfaces
    Such as counters, floors, shelves and cabinet drawers, towel upon a surface have higher concentrations of germs, because their surfaces are seldom dry, and people handled frequently with bare hands. Example as we often see in shower curtains show the growth of fungi and bacteria, they are most often just left dry and never wiped down every day or week like a sink counter . The inner walls of a tub are best place for bacteria to growing.  Tips : If it’s impossible to clean all surfaces after use, try to  keep well-ventilated bathroom. Spray the surfaces with a nontoxic antimicrobial or disinfectant such as aromatic vinegar water once a day or as often as possible, buy  an oil diffuser, then diffuse a purifying antimicrobial essential oil such as thyme or lemon while you shower. Try to change it regularly and wash it with hot water.Bacteria Are Hard to Avoid in Public Bathrooms
  3. Sponges, loofahs and facial towels.
    Sponges and loofahs is a best palce for bacteria in their porous crevices, spreading germs when reused.   Change it as often as possible, if can’t try to dry it in the sun then used it again.
  4. Toilet Talk
    The toilet is one of a great invention in the world, except to clean it. When we finished used that, it caused not well odor or maybe there is germs that jump out to everywhere. So it’s important to wash and sterilized your toothbrushes, etc by keep a bottle of peppermint essential oil to inhale. For odor control you can this traditional recipe to keep the toilet clean: try to put white vinegar in the toilet, or put it on  1/2 cup in the bowl will help keep odors neutral while saving flushes. Also, keep the toilet brush in a solution of purified water, clear dish soap and antimicrobial essential oil of tea tree or peppermint.Public bathrooms are filled with various types of bacteri
  5. Healthy Bathroom
    Last but not least is keep your own healthy by increase your body immune beside that teach your family to keep and clean the bathroom.